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Impact of Non-Commercialism Policy in Seattle Schools

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00063700
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 3, 2003
Last Update Posted : January 13, 2010
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
This pilot study on the impact of a non-commercialism policy in Seattle schools will assess and evaluate obesity-related health outcomes of a real-life policy decision, recently voted on and adopted by the Seattle School Board. The policy reduces the exposure to advertising and other marketing pressures, including those from commercial food vendors.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Obesity Procedure: reducing exposure to marketing pressures

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Impact of Non-Commercialism Policy in Seattle Schools
Study Start Date : September 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date : July 2005
Arms and Interventions


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria
no restrictions
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00063700


Locations
United States, Washington
Seattle school
Seattle, Washington, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00063700     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: INCPSS (completed)
First Posted: July 3, 2003    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 13, 2010
Last Verified: January 2010

Keywords provided by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK):
obesity in school aged children